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Less Than a Month Until These Cocktails Are Flowing at Outside Lands

Meet the bar headliners Cue the Outside Lands countdown: The food and drink festival in Golden Gate Park, which also happens to feature the musical talents of Metallica, A Tribe Called Quest, The Who, and Lorde this [Read entire story]

22 Great Places to Eat and Drink Outside in San Francisco

All the best patios for when Karl the Fog goes on vacation San Francisco may be known for its chilly summers, but it certainly makes up for it when the weather is nice. Check out 22 of the city's best outdoor respites, [Read entire story]

Food Tech Is Having a Tough Week and More A.M. Intel

Four things to know today Juicero lays off a quarter of staff, promises cheaper juicer Juicero, the maker of Silicon Valley’s much-mocked $400 juicer, will lay off 25 percent of its sales and marketing staff and build [Read entire story]

Juicero, Makers Of Widely Mocked Wi-Fi Enabled $400 Juicer, Lays Off Staff, Promises Cheaper Juicer

Juicero, Makers Of Widely Mocked Wi-Fi Enabled $400 Juicer, Lays Off Staff, Promises Cheaper Juicer

The company is entering a new phase and hoping to recover from the damage done by the news media and a certain discovery about their arguably unnecessary product. [ more › ] [Read entire story]

Zazie Owner and Partners Take Over Calistoga Kitchen

To remodel and rebrand as Lovina next year Jennifer Piallat, the owner of Cole Valley bistro Zazie, is expanding her brunch-fueled empire with the purchase of Calistoga Kitchen (1107 Cedar Street, Calistoga), made along [Read entire story]

Michael Bauer Hands A Mano Three Stars

Plus, intel on Alta, L’Osteria del Forno, and some East Bay tacos A Mano Eater’s own San Francisco critic Rachel Levin may have come away disappointed by one-star food at A Mano, but over at the Chronicle, Michael [Read entire story]

Gott’s Roadside Lands at SFO on Tuesday and More A.M. Intel

Four things to know today Gott’s Roadside opens tomorrow at the airport NorCal burger chain Gott’s Roadside is opening its first tarmac-side spot tomorrow, Tuesday July 18, at SFO’s International Terminal A. The [Read entire story]

Bill Murray Currently Wining and Dining In Napa

Cockscomb chef Chris Cosentino cooked for him at Acacia House Bill Murray, who’s grown as famous for his appearances in the real world as his roles on screen, dined this weekend at Acacia House just outside downtown [Read entire story]

This Week In SF Food: Mission Cheese Expands To Berkeley, Bauer Raves About A Mano, And More

This Week In SF Food: Mission Cheese Expands To Berkeley, Bauer Raves About A Mano, And More

Also, Sightglass Coffee has a new location on Divis, and Pete Kane is not in love with the new Alta in Dogpatch. [ more › ] [Read entire story]

Ippudo Will Officially Rain Ramen Down on Berkeley July 28

It’s the first West Coast location of the Japanese chain After over a year of restless anticipation by hungry fans, Ippudo will open the doors to its ramen wonderland in downtown Berkeley on July 28. The Japanese chain [Read entire story]

Oakland’s Haven To Pivot, Become Third Location Of Alta

Oakland's Haven To Pivot, Become Third Location Of Alta

Also, Alta's original location on mid-Market will close this fall and be replaced by the new Alta location at the Yotel at 7th and Market. [ more › ] [Read entire story]

11 Delightful Macarons To Try in San Francisco

The receding great cupcake wave has made way for other ascendant sweets, and [Read entire story]

Caviar Founders Opening Thai Chicken Restaurant That Won’t Do Delivery

(at least initially) A group of UC Berkeley alumni who founded the restaurant delivery service Caviar are switching gears to open a counter-service Thai chicken restaurant, Chick’n Rice, not far from their alma mater. [Read entire story]

Haven to Become Alta as Daniel Patterson Changes His Strategy

That includes closing Alta’s original Mid-Market location When chef Daniel Patterson’s Oakland restaurant, Haven, closed at the end of February 2017 it was with vague plans to reopen “Haven 2.0.” Now comes news [Read entire story]

Flore is Mixing Marijuana-Infused Cocktails and More A.M. Intel

Four things to know this morning Flore’s 4:20 drink specials After checking with their lawyers, the new owners of popular Castro bar/restaurant Café Flore — now known simply as Flore — will start serving cocktails [Read entire story]

Dear Mom Pivots, Becomes Artist-Friendly Darger Bar

Dear Mom Pivots, Becomes Artist-Friendly Darger Bar

It's got a new look and feel, a new $10 value menu, and a new bar manager who wants to help make space for artists to create. [ more › ] [Read entire story]

Asian Box Opens in the Marina with ‘Fast Cocktails’

In the former Tacolicious location Asian Box has expanded to the Marina for counter-service pan-Asian food and, why hello there, “fast cocktails” in a boozy first for the chain. The new location at 2031 Chestnut [Read entire story]

Inside Maker’s Common, Berkeley’s Big Sister to Mission Cheese

The restaurant and market are open today Maker’s Common, the long-awaited expansion of Valencia Street’s Mission Cheese, is open today, July 13. Located in Berkeley at 1954 University Avenue, the new space is much [Read entire story]

La Boulangerie Founder To Save France With Next Bakery Chain and More A.M. Intel

Four things to know today La Boulangerie founder wants to save France’s bakeries With the number of bakeries in his native France dropping dramatically, Pascal Rigo, the founder of San Francisco’s La Boulangerie, [Read entire story]

Il Casaro To Bring Neapolitan Pizza To Church Street In The Castro

Il Casaro To Bring Neapolitan Pizza To Church Street In The Castro

They'll be breathing new life into the long-vacant Chilango space, maybe by year-end. [ more › ] [Read entire story]